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Bolt confronts compatriot McLeod, South Africa's Simbine in Monaco

Triple world record holder Usain Bolt will face a massive test today as he lines up in the men's 100m at the Monaco Diamond League meeting in the principality, his final tune-up before the IAAF World Championships in London starting in just under two weeks' time. Read More

Discus thrower Dacres leads strong contingent to World University Games

BY DWAYNE RICHARDS Observer writer | Friday, July, 21 2017    

Jamaica will send probably its strongest team ever to the 2017 staging of the World University Games in Chinese Taipei to be held August 19-30, just days after the end of World Championships in London, England. Read More

She's A Maneater hailed as special

Friday, July, 21 2017    

Following the history making feat of achieving the Triple Crown on Saturday by She's A Maneater, the Complete Racing Guide got the views of some trainers on the achievement of the filly. Read More

'Wear di vibes…it's Jamaica 55'

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, July, 21 2017    

In recognition of Jamaica's 55th year of independence, the Betting, Gaming and Lotteries Commission (BGLC) is dedicating its 13th annual Emancipation Day (August 1) racing sponsorship to the country's independence celebrations, it was announced at a press conference held at the BGLC head... Read More

Boyz roar into Gold Cup semis

IAN BURNETT SPORT EDITOR with theREGGAE BOYZ @ The CONCACAF Gold Cup in the USA | Friday, July, 21 2017    

PHOENIX, Arizona — Shaun Francis and Romario Williams struck goals in either half as Jamaica downed Canada 2-1 to book a place in Sunday's semi-finals of the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup tournament here inside the University of Phoenix Stadium last night. Read More

Always good!

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, July, 21 2017    

After picking an injury in the 2015 Jamaica Derby, the highly rated Siempre Bueno returned to competitive racing some two years later on May 6, 2017 and finish a close second to Cruising Motion over the five furlong (1,000m) straight course. Read More

St leger fact and figures

Friday, July, 21 2017    

The win by She's A Maneater in the Jamaica St Leger on Saturday was the fourth for trainer Wayne DaCosta. DaCosta first won this Classic race in 1996 with another Triple Crown winner, War Zone . His... Read More

US, Costa Rica to meet Gold Cup semi-finals

Friday, July, 21 2017    

PHILADELPHIA, United States (AFP) — The United States overcame a battling display from El Salvador on Wednesdy to advance to a CONCACAF Gold Cup semi-final showdown with Costa Rica here. Read More

Desmond Riley — Bred in the purple

Friday, July, 21 2017    

It was with sadness that the Complete Racing Guide received the news on Tuesday of the untimely passing of retired international steward, Desmond Riley, after a short period of illness. Read More

Comparing the Triple Crown fillies

BY OBSERVER RACING WRITER | Friday, July, 21 2017    

With another Triple Crown winner crowned on Saturday in the form of She's A Maneater, the third filly to achieve the feat at Caymanas Park, the Complete Racing Guide compares the performances, mainly the times recorded by the three Triple Crown winning fillies — Simply Magic,... Read More

Bolt keen on staying close to sport after London farewell

Friday, July, 21 2017    

MONTE CARLO, Monaco (CMC) — Superstar sprinter Usain Bolt says he hopes to remain involved in athletics even after retiring after the London World Championships next month. Read More

Busy first day for Jamaicans at Pan American Champs

Friday, July, 21 2017    

It will be a busy first day of the 19th Pan American Under-20 Track and Field Championships that starts today at Estadio Chan Chan in Trujillo, Peru, with 22 members of 30 athletes in action over the two sessions today. Read More



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